Echinacea x 'Gemini Pink'#PP22102
Also called Coneflower
Suitable Substitutions for Echinacea x 'Gemini Pink'
Series: Big Sky™
More About Echinacea x 'Gemini Pink' (PP22102)
- Hot pink petals with radiant, orange-coned flowers, up to 10 cm wide
- Double rows of horizontal, pointed petals
- Compact habit
- Bloom Time: Summer
Hybrid crossed between E. purpurea x E. paradoxa.
Gemini Pink Coneflower Growing and Maintenance Tips
Echinacea thrives sin an average to moist, well-drained soil, in full sun to partial shade. They are drought tolerant once established. Very adaptable to heat and poor soils. Taller cultivars may grow leggy and require staking if grown in dense shade. Regular deadheading is recommended to improve appearance, but not necessary to increase bloom time. Direct sun exposure helps develop proper flower pigmentation. Pay special attention to plant depth: crown must be at or slightly above soil level.
Genus Overview: Echinacea
Growing and Maintenance Tips:
Grow best in an average to moist, well-drained soil, in full sun to partial shade. Quite drought tolerant once established and very adaptable to heat and poor soils. Taller cultivars may grow leggy and require staking if grown in dense shade. Regular deadheading is recommended, but not necessary, to increase bloom time, however, it will improve the general appearance of the plant. Direct sunlight exposure helps develop proper, flower pigmentation.
Echinacea x 'Gemini Pink' (PP22102) Characteristics
Moist to Average